Workshop Videos

Critical Thinking for English Language Learners

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015

Critical Thinking for English Language Learners

In this clip from a critical thinking workshop with English Language Development teachers, Beth facilitates the Visible Thinking Routine “Silent Conversations” from Harvard Project Zero.

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TPRS as a Sheltering Strategy for ESL

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014

TPRS as a Sheltering Strategy for ESL

The following clip comes from the beginning of my DVD “Putting it Together: TPRS as a Sheltering Strategy for ESL”  The entire video and a companion teacher’s manual is available on this website on the ‘Products’ page.  

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Total Physical Response Storytelling method

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014

Total Physical Response Storytelling method

In this video clip filmed in Holland, Beth demonstrates the Total Physical Response Storytelling method in German with a content lesson (the water cycle). Notice the use of gestures, props, questions and acting out to make the content comprehensible to a group of beginning German speakers.

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